Executive Director of Savsign Elected Executive Vice President of JCI Ghana

Executive Director of Savsign Elected Executive Vice President of JCI Ghana

The Executive Director of Savana signatures Mr. John Stephen Agbenyo has been elected the Executive Vice President of Junior Chambers International (JCI). His elections took place in Accra during the general assembly meeting of JCI. Junior Chamber International (JCI) is a non-profit international non-governmental organization of young people between the ages of 18 and 40 years. It has members in about 80 countries with regional or national chapters dotted across nations. It has consultative status with the Council of Europe, with…

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Savana Signatures Launches Ghana Version of the World Starts With Me

Savana Signatures Launches Ghana Version of the World Starts With Me

Savana Signatures (Savsign) has launched yet innovative project called the World Starts with Me (WSWM). The WSWM is a computer-based comprehensive sexuality education designed for in-and out-of-school children between the ages of 12 and 19. The project combines IT skills with creative expression packaged to attract young children to learn and know more about their sexual and reproductive health and rights. The WSWM project which was piloted in over 17 schools in the Northern, Upper…

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Young People in Charge Project Gets Advisory Board  

Young People in Charge Project Gets Advisory Board   

A 12-Member Advisory Board has been constituted to provide technical support to Young People in Charge (YPIC) project. YPIC which is a 2-year project funded by STOP AIDS NOW!, Edukans/ Educaids, Cordaid, and Aflatoun is an innovative intervention that sought to prevent HIV, spread of Sexual Transmitted Infections (STIs), reduce teenage and unwanted pregnancies while providing social enterprise and financial education to Ghanaian youth. The Advisory Board has the responsibility to provide technical and advocacy support…

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Wa Regional Hospital Public Health Unit Embraces SHE Plus

Wa Regional Hospital Public Health Unit Embraces SHE Plus

“SHE Plus has a brighter future because of its uniqueness. It will help our people in terms of providing sexual health education and sensitizing them about the usage of family planning devices and making informed choices” says the head of Wa Regional Hospital Public Health Unit, Mr. Zakaria Mohammed. Mr. Mohammed who received Sexual Health Education Plus (SHE+) team from Savana Signatures in his office in Wa, said “I am highly excited about this innovative…

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EDUCO Officials Visit Savana Signatures’ Project Site

EDUCO Officials Visit Savana Signatures’ Project Site

The officials of EDUCO, an international agency supporting projects in the areas of education and child rights in some developing countries including Ghana have paid a monitoring visit to Savana Signatures’ projects sites. The delegation made up of Mr. Chema Rodriguez Sala, West Africa Representative, Mr. Albert Tarradellas Bertrản, Director of International Division and Mr. Wilfred Dery, Ghana Local Representative of EDUCO was conducted round the projects by the Executive Director of Savana Signatures, Mr. John Stephen…

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Edukans Foundation Coordinator Enskinned Queen Mother of Langbina Community in Ghana

Edukans Foundation Coordinator Enskinned Queen Mother of Langbina Community in Ghana

By: Francis Npong The Ghana Country Coordinator of Edukans Foundation Miet Chielens has been enskinned a Queen Mother of Langbina, a farming community in the East Mamprusi District of the Northern Region of Ghana. Chielens’ enskinment as a queen mother in Ghana’s countryside was heralded by a colourful traditional ceremony in her honour. Her nomination and subsequent installation was informed by the role she played in the construction of a 3-unit classroom block in that…

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Five New Health Facilities Selected to Benefit Maternal Health Programme

Five New Health Facilities Selected to Benefit Maternal Health Programme

Five new district health facilities in the Northern Region have been selected to benefit from the maternal health programme being implemented by Savana Signatures. The Technology for Maternal Health project is under a programme known as “Mobile for Access” is a mobile platform that provides educative information about maternal health issues to expectant mothers. These new facilities are Bimbilla, Daboya, Buipe, Salaga and Gushiegu hospitals. Savana Signatures is already implementing Mobile 4 Access in five…

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10 Female Teachers Using ICT Selected for Fellowship

10 Female Teachers Using ICT Selected for Fellowship

Francis Npong Education is one of the most important aspects of human resource development. Poor teaching methodologies do not only result in poor academic performances of pupils in school but it also causes significant stress to parents aside poor human resource development for the nation. Poor academic performances among pupils particularly in basic schools are symptoms reflecting the larger underlying problems in education. This however called for well-implemented inclusive and innovative educational approaches to address…

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Ho Poly Junior High School Wins ICT Quiz Competition

Ho Poly Junior High School Wins ICT Quiz Competition

Ho Poly Junior High School (JHS) in the Volta Region has won this year’s Volta Regional Inter-schools Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Quiz competition held in Ho. Ho Poly JHS, represented by Ebenezer Afful, Isreal Ahua and Seyram Adadevoh scored a total of 31 points to beat nine (9) other schools in the Ho Municipality. The Regional Model School Complex represented by Lilian Adevor, Micheal Anumah and Mawulorm Amadotor came second with 28 points while…

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